Psychology

Topics: Developmental psychology, Writing, American Psychological Association Pages: 23 (2822 words) Published: October 30, 2013
Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood
Summer 2012

Faculty of Social Science, Commerce, Arts and Letters
Vanier College

Guidelines for the Written Assignment (25%)
OBJECTIVE
In partial fulfillment of the requirements of this course, you will write an essay of a minimum of 750 words. This written assignment is organized and handed in 4 parts. • Part I - Topic
• Part 2 - Summary of sources
• Part 3 - Draft 1
• Part 4 - Final draft
The purpose of this assignment is to get you to integrate information gathered from life history measures covered in class with information on theories of development, and to guide you through the steps of writing an analysis essay.

EVALUATION
The complete Written Assignment is worth 25% of your final grade. The weight of each component is as follows:
• Part I is worth 2.5% of your final mark
• Part 2 is worth 5% of your final mark
• Part 3 is worth 7.5% of your final mark
• Part 4 is worth 10% of your final mark
Please note:

If you do not submit one part of the assignment, you cannot proceed to the subsequent parts. For example, if you do not submit Part 1, then you will automatically receive a zero on Part 1 and also on Parts 2, 3, and 4.

Marks will be deducted for improper citations. Failure to use citations may result in your paper being designated as being plagiarized and your receiving a grade of zero. DUE DATES
All components of the written assignments received one day after the deadline will be accepted without a late penalty (1 day “grace period”). Components received after this will automatically receive a grade of 0.






Part 1 must be uploaded to Léa and Turnitin by the beginning of class on Monday, June 11. Part 2 must be uploaded to Léa and Turnitin by the beginning of class on Monday, June 18. Part 3 must be uploaded to Léa and Turnitin by midnight on Tuesday, June 26. Part 4, the final written assignment, must be uploaded to Léa and Turnitin by midnight on Tuesday July 3.

Some guidance on how to use Turnitin.com will be given in class. To submit your papers you will need the following information:
Class ID: 5158970
Password: summer2012
For your reference, the Student Quickstart Guide and Student User Manual are at http:// tinyurl.com/74s42jm and http://tinyurl.com/cvaax8f respectively.

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Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood
Summer 2012

Faculty of Social Science, Commerce, Arts and Letters
Vanier College

Movie List for Written Assignment
Below is a selection of movies that focus on themes in adolescence and emerging adulthood. 1. Check off all of the movies you have seen.
2. Out of the ones you checked off, select your favourite. You will focus your written assignment on this movie.
3. If you prefer, you may select a different film from this list only to use in your written assignment.
A
☐ About a Boy (2002)
☐ Accepted (2006)
☐ Adventureland (2009)
☐ American Beauty (1999)
☐ American Graffiti (1973)
☐ American Pie (1999)
☐ American Teen (2008)
☐ An Education (2009)
☐ Angela’s Ashes (1999)
☐ Angus, Thongs, and Perfect Snogging (2008)

F
☐ Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
☐ Ferris Buller’s Day Off (1986)
☐ Friday Night Lights (2004)
G
☐ Georgia Rule (2007)
☐ Ghost World (2001)
☐ Girl (1998)
☐ Go (1997)
☐ Gummo (1997)
H
☐ Heathers (1989)
☐ High Fidelity (2000)
☐ High School Confidential (1958)
☐ The Hunger Games (2012)

B
☐ Before Sunrise (1995)
☐ Bend It Like Beckham (2002)
☐ Bowling for Columbine (2002)
☐ Boyz n the Hood (1991)
☐ The Breakfast Club (1985)
☐ Bridge to Terabithia (2007)
☐ Bully (2001)

I
☐ The Ice Storm (1997)
☐ Igby Goes Down (2002)
☐ Into the Wild (2007)

C
☐ Can’t Hardly Wait (1998)
☐ Carrie (1976)
☐ Clueless (1995)
☐ Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen
(2004)
☐ C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
☐ Cruel Intentions (1999)

J
☐ J’ai Tué Ma Mère (2009)
☐ Juno (2007)
K
☐ Kids (1995)
☐ The Kids are Alright (2010)
☐ Kidulthood (2006)

D
☐ The Dangerous Lives...
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